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The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, said it carried out over 106,034 additional COVID-19 tests in the country over the last 24 hours, using the latest testing methods.
The Ministry said in a statement that the intense testing drive uncovered 851 new cases of various nationalities, who are all in a stable condition and receiving the necessary medical treatment. This brings the total number of official cases recorded in the UAE to 91,469.
MoHAP also announced one COVID-19-related death, taking the country's death toll to 412.
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The Ministry went on to express its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased and wished current COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery.
It also announced the recovery of an additional 868 individuals from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 80,544.
The Ministry called on the public to cooperate with health authorities and adhere to social distancing protocols and preventative measures to ensure the health and safety of all.
In addition to the new cases, 2,200 people recovered and 10 people passed away.
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